After Glasgow: The Good, the Bad, and the Hopeful

Friday, November 19, 2021
Yves Herman, Reuters

Professor of Strategy, China Maritime Studies Institute, U.S. Naval War College; Visiting Scholar, Harvard Fairbank Center; CFR Member

David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment, Council on Foreign Relations; Author, The Fight for Climate After COVID-19@Alice_C_Hill

Lead, Climate and Environment, Bloomberg Philanthropies 


President Emerita, Natural Resources Defense Council; CFR Member

Our panelists review the recent COP26 climate summit in Glasgow, including climate action since the Paris Accords and how governments and businesses can step up to address the complex challenges of climate change and adaptation. 

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